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James Herriot

James Herriot (1916-1995) was the bestselling author of memoirs including All Creatures Great and Small, All Things Bright and Beautiful, All Things Wise and Wonderful, The Lord God Made Them All, and Every Living Thing. At age 23, Herriot qualified for veterinary practice with the Glasgow Veterinary College, and moved to the town of Thirsk in Yorkshire to work in a rural practice. He would live in, work in, and write about the region for the rest of his life. Though he dreamed for years of writing a book, his veterinary work and his family kept him busy, and he did not start writing until the age of 50. In 1979, he was awarded the title Order of the British Empire (OBE). His veterinary practice in Yorkshire, England, is now tended by his son, Jim Wight.

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All Things Wise and Wonderful by James Herriot--Audiobook Excerpt

Listen to this audiobook excerpt from James Herriot's classic book All Things Wise and Wonderful. This third bestselling collection finds beloved veterinarian James Herriot training for the Royal Air Force while going home to Yorkshire whenever he can to visit his wife and his many dear friends—of all species—and enthralling us once again with his marvelous and engaging stories.

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James Herriot's Animal Stories

James Herriot; Illustrations by Lesley Holmes
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Press

This collection of tales about the beloved veterinarian's encounters with various members of the animal kingdom is the perfect gift for anyone who has ever loved a pet.

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The Lord God Made Them All

All Creatures Great and Small

James Herriot
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

The Lord God Made Them All is the bestselling sequel to All Things Wise and Wonderful and the fourth volume in James Herriot's classic collections of animal stories. In this newly...

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James Herriot's Cat Stories

James Herriot, illustrated by Lesley Holmes
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Press

Between the covers of this perfect gift book, teller and tales finally meet in a warm and joyful new collection that will bring delight to the hearts of readers the world over: James...

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James Herriot's Dog Stories

James Herriot
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

A beautiful new reissue of James Herriot's 50 most beloved dog stories

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All Things Wise and Wonderful

All Creatures Great and Small

James Herriot
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

Readers adored James Herriot's tales of his life as a Yorkshire animal doctor in All Creatures Great and Small and All Things Bright and Beautiful. Now here's a third delightful...

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James Herriot's Favorite Dog Stories

James Herriot; Illustrations by Lesley Holmes
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Press

A warm and joyful collection of James Herriot's loving tales of our furry friends from delightful old favorites like Tricki Woo to heartwarming stories of Brandy, Hermann, Jock, and more....

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James Herriot's Treasury for Children

James Herriot; Illustrated by Ruth Brown and Peter Barrett
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

A collection of delightful children's tales - from the springtime frolic of Oscar, Cat-About-Town to the yuletide warmth of The Christmas Day Kitten.

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All Creatures Great and Small

All Creatures Great and Small

James Herriot
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

The classic multimillion copy bestseller

Delve into the magical, unforgettable world of James Herriot, the world's most beloved veterinarian, and his menagerie of heartwarming,...

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The James Herriot Collection

James Herriot, read by Christopher Timothy
Macmillan Audio
Macmillan Audio

The James Herriot Collection features three of his bestselling and heartwarming memoirs--All Creatures Great and Small, All Things Bright and Beautfiul, and All...

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James Herriot's Treasury of Inspirational Stories for Children

James Herriot; Illustrated by Ruth Brown and Peter Barrett
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

James Herriot's Treasury of Inspirational Stories for Children collects all of the beloved veterinarian's delightful tales for young readers—all of them perennial favorites.

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James Herriot's Cat Stories

James Herriot; Read by Christopher Timothy
Macmillan Audio
Macmillan Audio

James Herriot's Cat Stories is the purr-fect gift for anyone who loves cuddling kitties.

Kittens and cats of all kinds abound in this program and, like their flesh-and-blood...

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